Android 2.3 keyboard is one of the first bits of Gingerbread that have started to show up online. Developers are going deep into the official Android 2.3 SDK to dig out more that they could find.
I have just installed the Android 2.3 Gingerbread keyboard port file on my Nexus One and below are the instructions exactly how I did it.
Android was the first mobile OS to introduce scrollable background in the main homescreen which allowed users to have their favourite widescreen wallpapers as backgrounds in their phone.
Scrollable backgrounds in iPhone are now possible, thanks to Parallax, an iPhone app for jailbreaken devices. You can easily flick through icons in your iPhone homescreen with the wallpaper scrolling with each screen in the background.
I just wrote earlier about the cool new Android app released by Google for all the Android devices – YouTube Remote. This app allows you to watch YouTube videos on a computer or Google TV and at the same time you can control it from your Android device.
YouTube Remote creates a virtual connection between your phone and YouTube Leanback. If you’re wondering how to do that, follow the steps given after the jump.
You can easily import phone numbers of your Facebook contacts to Google Contacts with the help of a Greasemonkey script.
This could be useful for people using Google Sync to sync their Android devices or iPhone with Google Contacts and want their Facebook phone numbers too in the Contacts list.
It’s best to keep changing your passwords after every few days. And since hackers, spammers target the most used services like Windows Live Hotmail and Windows Live Messenger.
Since, both the services use the same Windows Live ID, you can change the password for both of these services from your Windows Live Profile.
We all know how dominant Orkut was in social networks back in the year 2003. Still many people have friends on Orkut whom they haven’t been able to find on the current in thing – Facebook.
This is an old trick, but you can easily find your Orkut friends on Facebook by following the steps below.
Windows Live Messenger has dynamic display pictures that change with the emoticons you use while chatting with your buddies.
Now you can also create such dynamic display pictures using your own photos for popular emoticons used most often. Simple instructions are given after the jump. Just follow them to get your display pictures with moods.
Now who doesn’t know what an EXE file is? In short, they are the setup executable that contains application package to install something on a computer.
What to convert it to MSI? Then try out EXE to MSI converter. It is a free tool to convert an EXE file to MSI installation package.
I never thought setting up and connecting HTC Hero to be used as a USB modem with laptops would be this easy.
Just like all other phones out there, HTC Hero also lets you use it as a USB modem by tethering it with a PC and enjoy your 3G connection where internet isn’t available.